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Andromeda

Ὠς χαρίεν ἔστʹ ἄνθρωπος, ὅταν ἄνθρωπος ᾗ → What a fine thing a human is, when truly human!
Menander, fragment 761

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

Ἀνδρομέδα, ἡ (Ar., Thesmophoriazusae 1012, 1070, etc.), or say, daughter of Cepheus

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Andrŏmĕda: ae, and -ē, ēs, f., = Ἀνδρομέδη,
I a daughter of the Ethiopian king Cepheus and Cassiope. On account of the arrogance of her mother she was bound to a rock by the command of the oracle of Jupiter Ammon, in order that she might be destroyed by a sea-monster; but Perseus rescued and married her. After death she was placed as a constellation in heaven, Ov. M. 4, 671 sq.; Hyg. Fab. 64; Apollod. 2, 4, 3; Cic. N. D. 2, 43; Col. 11, 2, 59 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

Andrŏmĕda,¹³ æ, f., et Andrŏmĕdē, ēs (Ἀνδρομέδη), Andromède : Ov. M. 4, 671 ; Cic. Nat. 2, 111, etc.

Latin > German (Georges)

Andromeda, ae u. -ē, ēs, f. (Ἀνδρομέδη), Tochter des äthiopischen Königs Cepheus u. der Kassiope, einem Meerungeheuer zur Beute ausgesetzt, aber von Perseus gerettet und ihm vermählt, Varr. sat. Men. 406. Ov. met. 4, 670 sqq. Hyg. fab. 64. – Sie wurde, wie Gemahl u. Eltern, als Gestirn an den (nördl.) Himmel versetzt, Cic. Arat. 201. Hyg. astr. 2, 10. – / Akk. auch -ān, Ov. her. 17 (18), 151; met. 4, 671 u. art. am. 1, 53.